Mike Saint Germain
Mike Saint Germain

Position:
Graduate Assistant

Experience:
Second Season

Alma Mater:
Lafayette College (2007)



Mike Saint Germain joined the Virginia football staff in the spring of 2012 as a graduate assistant coach. Saint Germain works with the offensive line and tight ends.

The past three years Saint Germain served on the football staff at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pa. He tutored the defensive line all three seasons and was promoted to a full-time position in the summer of 2011. He helped the Diplomats achieve back-to-back winning seasons in 2009 and 2010 and consecutive appearances in ECAC Bowl Games.

Saint Germain earned three varsity letters at Lafayette College, breaking into the starting lineup on the offensive line as a sophomore. That season, he helped clear the way to let the Leopards' amass over 200 yards per game on the ground. As a junior, Saint Germain was the only Leopard to start all 12 games on the offensive line. He earned All-Patriot League first team honors for a team that led the conference with 244.3 passing yards per game.

As a senior, Saint Germain started all 12 of Lafayette's games en route to a Patriot League Championship and NCAA playoff berth. He repeated as an All-Patriot first team and was named an All-ECAC first team choice and a first team All-American by the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) and CollegeSportingNews.com. The Associated Press and Football Gazette named him a third-team All-American.

Saint Germain started his coaching career at Morristown (N.J.) High School in 2007. At Morristown, Saint Germain worked with the Colonials' offensive and defensive lines, as well as tight ends, helping the 2007 team to a 9-2 record and playoff appearance.

A history major, Saint Germain graduated from Lafayette College in 2007. In 2008 he played for the Austin Wranglers in the Arena 2 Football League.